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BBC Business News
- Aer Lingus 'to accept' new IAG bid
Sat, 24 Jan 2015 20:40:43 GMT
Irish airline Aer Lingus is set to approve a takeover bid by British Airways owner IAG, the BBC understands.
- Ukraine bailout 'credibility' boost
Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:39:09 GMT
Ukraine's new finance minister Natalie Jaresko says a proposed bailout package from the International Monetary Fund will be "sufficient to rebuild credibility" in the country's economy.
- Concern over pension advice service
Sat, 24 Jan 2015 16:37:40 GMT
A leading pensions expert says the government's new pension advice service will not be properly staffed by the launch date of 6 April.
- ECB warns over "weakened" EU project
Sat, 24 Jan 2015 15:34:47 GMT
A top official at the European Central Bank warns that unemployment and low growth are undermining the European Union.
- Cruise ship hit by engine room fire
Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:05:57 GMT
A cruise ship with more than 1,000 people on board was left temporarily without power off the coast of Morocco after a fire in the engine room.
- Greeks vote in 'make-or-break' poll
Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:01:12 GMT
Greeks vote in a general election, with the anti-austerity Syriza and the centre-right New Democracy parties seen as frontrunners in a tight race.
- US condolences over Japan 'IS death'
Sun, 25 Jan 2015 11:46:29 GMT
US President Barack Obama calls Japan's PM to offer condolences after the apparent murder of a Japanese hostage by Islamic State.
- Eyes on Pluto for historic encounter
Sun, 25 Jan 2015 11:28:06 GMT
Nasa's mission to Pluto gets under way in earnest as the New Horizons probe starts taking the pictures needed for July's close fly-by.